The table below looks at the statistics for NFS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFS over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network File System (NFS)
Rank - - 45
Contract jobs citing NFS 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 1.18%
As % of the System Software category - - 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £404 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +24.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 - £30.75
NFS
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

System Software Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
260 103 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.68% 13.02% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 58 29
Median daily rate £260 £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £268 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £635 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 14 6
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £13.50 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.00 £19.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%

NFS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing NFS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

NFS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

NFS
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NFS across the Tyne and Wear region.

NFS Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

NFS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NFS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for NFS.

1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) LDAP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Validation
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) SSH
1 7 (100.00%) Korn
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
1 7 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 7 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
2 5 (71.43%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

NFS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) LDAP
1 7 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 7 (100.00%) SSH
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Linux Support
1 6 (85.71%) Unix Support
2 5 (71.43%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Linux Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Unix Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
1 7 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 7 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Korn
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) HP